The Center for Alliance of Labor and Human Rights is committed to continuing its missions in promoting labour rights and human rights in Cambodia by strengthening the capacity of workers through the provision of legal aid and other appropriate means.
CENTRAL also strongly urges VF Corporation, 5.11 Inc., and Skechers USA to send inspectors to Pontus Footwear Ltd., to independently inspect the factory and the health, safety and working conditions of workers in the factory.
In response to the ongoing enforcement operations on undocumented migrant workers by the Immigration Department of Malaysia and as per press release (31 May 2018) by the Home Affairs Minister of Malaysia
CENTRAL strongly urges the Ministry of Labour and Vocational Training to send Labour Inspectors to inspect Starite (Cambodia) Co., Ltd. and the health, safety and working conditions of workers in the factory under Article 233 of the Labour Law.
Tola Meun, Executive Director of CENTRAL says, “Gender based violence is a daily reality for women garment workers driven to meet unrealistic production targets in Walmart supply chains. Most of these cases are not reported due to fear of retaliation in the workplace.”
Tola Moeun, the Executive Director of the Center for Alliance of Labour and Human Rights (CENTRAL) was awarded the 2018 Labor Rights Defender award by the International Labor Rights Forum (ILRF), at an event in Washington DC
Over 100 organizations have now joined the call for an end to the politically motivated prosecution of Cambodian human rights defender Tola Moeun, since a letter to the Cambodian government was published last month.